The Christmas That Almost Wasn’t (1966)

Movie Summary

Also known as Il Natale che quasi non fu.

Phineas T. Prune is an old miser who holds the deed to the North Pole. It seems that Santa Claus is behind in paying his rent. Prune plans to have Santa, Mrs. Claus and the elves evicted and keep the Christmas toys.

Is it available on DVD?


2021 Dates, Times, and Channels

Not airing this week

This movie normally airs throughout the holiday season on the Turner Movie Classics Channel. For a complete schedule of dates and times, please click here.

Year Released


Cast Includes

Rossano Brazzi (Phineas T. Prune), Paul Tripp (Sam Whipple), Mischa Auer (Jonathan), Lydia Brazzi (Mrs. Claus), Alberto Rabagliati (Santa Claus), Sonny Fox (Mr. Prim), John Karlsen (Blossom)

Rate Movie:

4.9/5 - (9 votes)

Movie Trailer


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